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Throwaway Style: Purging the Treasure Chest #2

Martin Douglas' short fiction series is back, using three of the year's best songs as an exploration of grief.


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Features Local Music

The Gift of Listening: Remembering Richard Swift

As KEXP remembers those we've lost in 2018, we offer some brief reflections on the work of wunderkind producer and musician Richard Swift.


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Jupiter Sprites Find Beauty in the Unknown on “Save the Mystery” (KEXP Premiere)

Olympia-based dream-pop outfit shares the first single from their upcoming self-titled EP.


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Throwaway Style: AJ Suede Returns to the Dark Side on Darth Sueder II: Goth Marciano (KEXP Premiere)

For the installment of his growing and immersive Darth Sueder series, the Seattle transplant leans into the hermetic, spiritual, and compassionate sides of himself.


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Local Music Music News

Pedro The Lion Shares New Single “Model Homes”

The reformed group fronted by David Bazan returns with an aching ode to childhood from their upcoming album Phoenix, out Jan. 18 via Polyvinyl Records.


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Seattle’s Golden Idols Break Hearts with the Devious “Get You Alone” (KEXP Premiere)

The Seattle indie rock group skirts romance on the digital release of their latest single.


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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: Sloucher Turns Up the Volume on Be True

The Seattle band's debut album explores the strain of depression and deteriorating relationships (mostly) from behind a wall of sound. Martin Douglas investigates.


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Interviews Local Music

Gabriel Teodros Battles His Inner Demons on History Rhymes If It Doesn't Repeat (A Southend Healing Ritual)

KEXP's Owen Murphy chats with local artist Gabriel Teodros about his brave new album History Rhymes if it Doesn’t Repeat (A Southend Healing Ritual).


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Spesh Juxtapose the Sweet and the Sadomasochistic in Their Video for "Tomato Rose" (KEXP Premiere)

Seattle band Spesh premiere a video for the track "Tomato Rose", mostly sweet, but subtly sadomasochistic.


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Dirty Rugs Rolls Out the Video for "We're All Dying (I Feel Alive)" (KEXP Premiere)

Seattle's Dirty Rugs roll out their new single and accompanying video for "We’re All Dying (I Feel Alive)."


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Heed Their Warning: Seattle's OCEANWIRES Share Debut Track + Video (KEXP Premiere)

Dave Einmo (Head Like a Kite) and Aaron Starkey (Gibraltar) combine forces as OCEANWIRES; watch and listen to their debut single, out today.


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